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namespace

Line breaks: name|space
Pronunciation: /ˈneɪmspeɪs/

Definition of namespace in English:

noun

Computing
A class of elements (e.g. addresses, file locations, etc.) in which each element has a name unique to that class, although it may be shared with elements in other classes.
Example sentences
  • System and method for providing compatibility between distributed file system namespaces and operating system pathname syntax
  • Therefore, we must properly qualify names of event elements by placing them in different XML namespaces.
  • Given the path of a namespace and the name of an event class, an application can subscribe for events described by this class.

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